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Rodgers and Hammerstein"s South Pacific

Richard Rodgers

Rodgers and Hammerstein"s South Pacific

by Richard Rodgers

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Published by Williamson Music in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musicals -- Librettos.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementmusic by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II ; book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan ; adapted from James A. Michener"s Tales of the South Pacific.
    GenreLibrettos.
    ContributionsHammerstein, Oscar, 1895-1960, Logan, Joshua
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16573116M

      SOUTH PACIFIC features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and a book by Hammerstein and Joshua Logan. It was adapted from . RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S SOUTH PACIFIC read more. Oscar Hammerstein II wrote to book collaborator Josh Logan on their work SOUTH PACIFIC, "Last night, the audience behaved like a large group of people who had all met somewhere else and said, 'Let's all go over to the Majestic Theatre and get drunk.'?In some way, we have combined all man's.

    South Pacific January 14 - Ma This Rodgers and Hammerstein classic features some of the most beautiful music ever composed for theatre. Love transcends both the harsh realities of war and social stereotypes in this sweeping tale that won a Pulitzer Prize and 10 Tonys. South Pacific features illustrious songs such as "Gonna. Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan. MARCH 6 - 25, On an island in the South Pacific a World War II nurse finds herself in the midst of love and war. Nellie Forbush has fallen deeply in love with Frenchman Emile De Becque, a widowed.

    Rodgers & Hammerstein. 76K likes. Founded by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II in , the official Facebook page for The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization, A Concord Company. The book also offers valuable background to the writing of "South Pacific," exploring the earlier careers of both Rodgers and Hammerstein, showing how they frequently explored serious social issues in their other works, and discussing their involvement in the political movements of their day, such as Hammerstein's founding membership in the.


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Rodgers and Hammerstein"s South Pacific by Richard Rodgers Download PDF EPUB FB2

Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning book by James Michener, and featuring some of the finest music ever written for the stage ("Some Enchanted Evening," "I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair," and "Younger Than Springtime"), SOUTH PACIFIC spins a romantic tale of love and loss on a tropical island naval base during the Second World War/5().

Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony for Best Musical, South Pacific flourished as the golden musical of Broadway's post-WWII golden era.

Nearly 60 years after its premiere, /5(12). Rodgers & Hammerstein's American classic, South Pacific, weaves together tales of romance, duty and valor to bring you a hilarious, heartbreaking, and thought-provoking Broadway musical. Nellie, a spunky nurse from Arkansas, falls in love with Emile, a French plantation owner.

referencing RCA Victor Presents Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific (An Original Soundtrack Recording), LP, Album, SL An amazing soundtrack - this is the original pressing dating back to Unfortunately, there is way too much groove damage for the listening to be truly enjoyable, although some tracks play better than others/5().

Based on James Michener's Pulitzer Prize winning book Tales of the South Pacific, the musical is set on a tropical island during WW II and tells the sweeping romantic story of two couples - U.S. The female star of South Pacific was Mary Martin, who later starred in Rodgers and Hammerstein's "The Sound Of Music." Why don't we hear Mary Martin singing the title song from "The Sound Of Music.".

Synopsis Set against the dramatic background of an idyllic South Pacific island during WWII, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific intertwines the themes of romance, duty, and prejudice to create a story that is all at once hilarious, heartbreaking, and thought-provoking.

Set against the dramatic background of an idyllic South Pacific island during WWII, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific intertwines the themes of romance, duty, and prejudice to create a story that is all at once hilarious, heartbreaking, and thought-provoking.

“South Pacific” is one of the greatest Broadway musicals ever written. It is also one of the most important and influential works of American theater.

In its brilliant artistry, the masterpiece of Rodgers and Hammerstein turned a spotlight on the hypocritical, hateful nature of racism. And that is just what Oscar Hammerstein II intended. Book by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II and JOSHUA LOGAN Adapted from the Pulitzer Price winning novel “Tales of the South Pacific” by James A.

Michener Escape to the South Pacific during World War II, as love blooms between a young nurse and a secretive Frenchman who’s being courted for a dangerous military mission. In Oscar Hammerstein, II Prize, ), Carousel (), and South Pacific (; Pulitzer Prize in ), combining bright tunes with relatively sophisticated stories—a blend then unfamiliar to the stage but later widely adopted.

How Rodgers And Hammerstein Revolutionized Broadway Todd Purdum's new book is about the creative partnership and strained personal relationship behind such hit shows as Carousel, South Pacific and. Book Description 'Blossom of snow may you bloom and grow, Bloom and grow forever' Often dismissed as kitsch sentimentalism, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music has proven an enduringly popular and surprisingly influential cultural icon, both within the field of musical theatre and the wider world.

The Broadway production won five Tony Awards, the London production became the. South Pacific is the winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and 10 Tony Awards ®, including Best Musical. Set in an island paradise during World War II, two parallel love stories are threatened by the dangers of prejudice and war.

Nellie, a spunky nurse from. The play is based upon two short stories by James A. Michener from his book Tales of the South Pacific, which itself was the winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in For their adaptation, Rodgers and Hammerstein, along with co-writer Joshua Logan, won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in   South Pacific is presented through special arrangement with R & H Theatricals: Credits: Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Book by Oscar Hammerstein II & Joshua Logan.

RCA presents Rodgers Hammerstein's South Pacific RCA - A "New Orthophonic" Recording Mono Rodgers and Hammerstein Present South Pacific Produced in Todd AO - Developed By American Optical Company Screenplay by Paul Osborn Adapted from the play "South Pacific" by Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan.

"Tales of the South Pacific" by James A. Michener concert adaptation by David Ives Set in an island paradise during World War II, two parallel love stories are threatened by the dangers of prejudice and war.

Full Length Musical, Drama / 3f, 7m, 1girl (s), 1boy (s) Music by Richard Rodgers / Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II / Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan / Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Tales of the South Pacific by James Michener.

Oscar Greeley Clendenning Hammerstein II (/ ˈ h æ m ər s t aɪ n /; J – Aug ) was an American lyricist, librettist, theatrical producer, and (usually uncredited) director in the musical theater for almost 40 won eight Tony Awards and two Academy Awards for Best Original of his songs are standard repertoire for vocalists and jazz musicians.

Based on James A. Michener’s Pulitzer Prize winning novel, Tales of the South Pacific, this show features some of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s best musical numbers like “Wash That Man Right Out of My Hair,” “Younger Than Springtime,” and “There Is Nothin’ Like a Dame.”.

Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific. Theatre Review by Matthew Murray - April 4, Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific Music by Richard Rodgers. Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II. Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan. Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Tales of the South Pacific by James A.

Michener.Rodgers and Hammerstein's South Pacific Review - Broadway musical As with the original version of theBroadway’s modern staging practically was devoid of weaknesses. Great acting, balanced story, quality scenery and costumes – all this explains more than successful figures in the box office of the play.